April 16, 2014


GSMA Announces 2014 Mobile 360 Series Events

Mobile 360 Events Explore Regional Mobile Industry Trends and Issues

Mobile 360 Series

The GSMA today announced the schedule and locations for the 2014 GSMA Mobile 360 Series, a regional thought leadership conference series for executives in the mobile industry, as well as key regulatory and government"...

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April 8, 2014


Deutsche Telekom Provides LiveStream Perform to Abu Dhabi Media for its Global Streaming and Multiscreen Distribution Needs

Business Development and Innovation (BDI), an integral part of Deutsche Telekom’s International Wholesale Business Unit, announced today that Abu Dhabi Media, one of the fastest-growing, multi-platform media and entertainment organizations in the Middle East, is a new customer for BDI’s LiveStream Perform, powered by Octoshape. Abu"......

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April 8, 2014


Panasonic Presents 'SLIDING NATURE' Concept at the Milano Salone del Mobile 2014

Milano Salone

Panasonic Corporation today announced the opening of its “SLIDING NATURE” concept installation at this year’s Milano Salone Del Mobile, one of the largest and most influential design exhibitions in the world, held in Milan. The installation this year was designed by noted architects, TORAFU ARCHITECTS. Images and videos from the event will be available on the"...

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April 8, 2014


Dubai Internet City to Bring Together Industry Experts and Start-ups at TECOM SME Builder

Dubai Internet City (DIC), the MENA region’s first and most established Information and Communications Technology (ICT) hub, will host TECOM SME Builder on 10 April at Dubai Knowledge Village.

TECOM SME Builder is open to all SMEs and start-ups, and is a gateway to the essential expertise and knowledge needed to accelerate SME business growth. The event provides SMEs"...

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April 8, 2014

5 Launches RTB on Its Mobile Ad Exchange to Lead the Programmatic Wave across Emerging Markets

With an aim to empower advertisers and developers, award winning mobile ad exchange, today announced the launch of its data augmented mobile Real Time Bidding (RTB) platform. With this, bridges a value gap across emerging markets as it enables RTB for its customers on both the demand and supply side of its exchange. The platform will provide advertisers massive reach while allowing them to selectively target and bid for specific clusters of audience. Additionally, developers in emerging markets gain access"...

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April 3, 2014


Algeria Telecom employees implicated in wasting public funds

Public prosecutor at the primary Court of Misdemeanors in Annaba, ordered in a late hour of Tuesday, five years of imprisonment against 11 employees at Algeria Telecom regional directorate of Annaba, on charges of wasting public funds with a financial value of 93 billion centimes, which the judicial experience and team of research and inquiry of the regional group of the National Gendarmerie, which took over the investigation in this case, after it was uncovered by the workers and employees in the company.


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April 1, 2014


Thuraya Hosts Space Pioneer Event in Abu Dhabi

Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator hosted its Space Pioneer event in Abu Dhabi last Thursday. The event was under the patronage of Her Excellency, Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, Minister of International Development, and was attended by the industry’s top executives, government officials and dignitaries in an evening of networking and education.


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March 27, 2014


ZTE Posts Profit of RMB 1.36 Billion as 4G Strength Leads Recovery

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, reported a full-year profit in 2013 as the company sharpened its focus on key operations such as 4G, while strengthening operational management to generate cost savings and efficiencies.


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March 19, 2014


Algeria to launch fixed LTE in May 2014; mobile 4G in 2015

Algeria’s state-owned telco Algerie Telecom (AT) is planning to launch fixed-wireless Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology in May 2014, while mobile 4G will be introduced in late 2015, Agence Ecofin reports. Zorha Derdouri, Algeria’s Minister of Post and Information Technology and Communication, said that the launch of the fixed mode service ‘illustrates the willingness of the government to include Algeria in a dynamic construction of the information society and digital economy.’


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March 18, 2014


ZTE Wins Final Ruling from U.S. ITC in FlashPoint Case

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, is pleased about the decision by the United States International Trade Commission to terminate the investigation into complaints initiated by FlashPoint Technology Inc.


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